CELTA, BSc (Hons) Psych (Open)
English Language (ESOL) Teacher
Cara is a professionally qualified ESOL teacher with Cambridge CELTA certification. She has experience teaching all levels, from absolute beginners to proficiency. She also has experience teaching exam preparation including FCE and IELTS.
Cara has a passion for inspiring learners to realise their potential in English, and is highly creative in designing engaging materials for young learners and adults alike.
She began her career in ESOL teaching mixed nationality classes for children aged 7 to 18 at a private school in Ascot, before establishing herself as an independent language teacher online and in the community.
Prior to joining the ESOL profession, Cara had a successful career in aviation; working internationally as a business and first class flight attendant for one of the world's leading airlines. Drawing upon her knowledge and experience, she specialises in providing industry specific training including Aviation English and English for Nurses and Carers.
Cara is a professional member of The Society for Education and Training and The National Association for Teaching English and Community Languages to Adults (NATECLA).
She is also currently studying for a Masters degree in Education (MA Ed) specialising in Applied Linguistics.
English with Cara promotes the fundamental British values:
In accordance with these, English with Cara aims to:
Create supportive learning environments where every student is encouraged to reach their potential. Everyone learns differently, and that's why every student is given an individual learning plan to keep track of their progress.
Recognise achievements. All students that complete more than 85% of a course receive a certificate of participation, student report and recommendation for further study.
Welcome and thank you for choosing English with Cara.
I firmly believe that the best way to learn English is through communication. So whether you're learning online or taking classes in your community, I'd like you to know that I am dedicated to providing you with a personalised learning experience with as much speaking practice as possible.
I sincerely look forward to working with you.